Solmirano, ex-PDI bureau chief dies; 70

LEGAZPI CITY—Floreño Solmirano, former bureau chief of the Inquirer Southern Luzon, died of cardiac arrest on Monday night. He was 70. Solmirano, who started as an Inquirer correspondent in Bicol, was among the pioneers who set up in 1998 the bureau, which covers Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon), Mimaropa (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon and Palawan) and Bicol regions. He served as its chief for 13 years until his retirement in 2011. After his stint in the Inquirer, Solmirano, a native of Marinduque province, served as bureau chief of the Philippine…

Libreng bakuna sa mga aso, isasagawa ng Marinduque Prov Vet Office

Ang Marinduque Provincial Veterinary Office (MPVO), isa sa mga performing agency sa lalawigan ay magsasagawa ng pagbabakuna (mass vaccination) at pagtatala (compulsory registration) sa mga bagong panganak na aso na may gulang tatlong buwan pataas. Gayundin, mabibigyan ng bakuna ang mga bagong lipat na aso o iyong tinatawag na newly moved-in dogs. Layunin ng MPVO na makatugon at maisakatuparan ang ipinangako nito sa MIMAROPA (Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon at Palawan) Initiative 2016 na maging Rabies Free ang buong MIMAROPA sa taong 2020. Kasabay ng proyekto ay ang pagsasagawa…

Prov celebrates Arbor Day; Youth volunteers leads tree planting

Marinduque Provincial Environment and National Resources Office (PENRO), in cooperation with ‪‎AgreaPH‬, MACEC, Marinduque LGUs and other organizations, gathered together in the observance of Philippine National Arbor Day 2016. More than 400 native talisay seedlings were planted in a PENRO-designated coastal area in Barangay Libtangin, Municipality of Gasan. AGREA gathered twenty student leaders and community-based youth volunteers to help transplant indigenous talisay trees in the early morning of Saturday, 25 June 2016. “We are planting trees in coastal areas as a risk management measure against storm surges. With proper care,…

You are invited to the Club Marinduqueno Fellowship Night

The Club Marinduqueno, Inc., (CMI) invites you to its Fellowship Night this coming Thursday, June 30, 2016, 6:00 pm at Eastgate Center, EDSA Mandaluyong City. Club Marinduqueno, Inc. established in 1991 is one of the oldest non-governmental organization that provides various community outreach services in the Province of Marinduque. Among the many projects and initiatives of CMI are annual medical and dental mission, scholarship program to the less but deserving students, continuing education for teachers and deep well pump installation. The CMI highly encourage young Marinduqueno professionals to become part of the…

Marinduque Weather Update

Southern Luzon Pagasa Regional Services Division (SLPRSD) Regional Weather Forecast Issued at: 5:00 AM 24 June 2016 Valid beginning: 5:00 AM today until 5:00 AM tomorrow PAGTAYA: Ang Kabikulan, Romblon at Marinduque ay magiging bahagyang maulap hanggang sa maulap na kalangitan na may pulu-pulong mga pag-ulan o pagkidlat-pagkulog. Mahina hanggang sa katamtamang hangin mula sa timog-silangan ang iiral na may banayad hanggang sa katamtamang pag-alon ng karagatan sa mga lugar na ito. Ang Oriental Mindoro at Hilagang Samar naman ay makakaranas ng maulap na kalangitan na may mahina hanggang katamtamang mga…